employment

Communications Coordinator – The Communications Coordinator identifies and integrates strategies and key messages in the promotion and marketing of the agency’s mission and brand.  This is accomplished through the design and production of internal and external communication materials including: press releases, web copy, newsletters, internal/external communications and presentations.  Serve as primary media contact. For the complete job posting, click here. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@theactioncenterco.org with the subject line Communications Coordinator.

Development Manager – This experienced fundraising professional is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the development department staff and annual fund development, including identifying and cultivating major gift level donors, both individual and business, and leading the Benevon Fundraising team. This position does not oversee grants or agency communications. For the complete job posting, click here. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@theactioncenterco.org with the subject line Development Manager.

Driver/Dock Coordinator – Make deliveries and pickups as assigned, load and unload vehicles, and provide outstanding customer service as a representative of The Action Center.  Support warehouse processes and assist on receiving dock as needed. Demonstrate respect and safety awareness when operating vehicles and equipment on the road, receiving dock, warehouse and other areas at all times.  Assist with special drives and events as required. For the complete job posting, click here. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@theactioncenterco.org with the subject line Driver/Dock Coordinator.

Intervention Services Navigator -Responsible for providing services through the Intervention Services program, assessing participant’s needs and providing them with internal, outreach and external resources.  Bilingual in Spanish preferred. For the complete job posting, click here. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@theactioncenterco.org with the subject line Intervention Services Navigator.

Manager of Intervention Services – We are looking for a program manager to lead our Intervention Services Program at The Action Center in Lakewood.  This person will lead a team of staff and volunteers in the daily operations of delivering basic needs services to participants.  Our collaborative approach combines the distribution of food, clothing, personal hygiene items and household goods to residents of Jefferson County and those in the area experiencing homelessness.  The ideal candidate is passionate about helping others, experienced in managing staff and skilled in program development. For the complete job posting, click here. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@theactioncenterco.org with the subject line Manager of Intervention Services.

Program Support Coordinator – Monitor and assist in managing the day-to-day operations of the program service building. The position involves the very dynamic, active physical work associated with delivering program services (primarily food and clothing) to up to 100 participants a day, and ensuring smooth participant flow into and through all program service areas. This includes working with a variety of systems including an electronic lobby management system, daily appointment schedules and scheduling issues, a participant services database, volunteers, staff and participants. Will interface with a diverse population of participants, often in crisis, and must have ability to engage in assessment, de-escalation, and authoritative decision making as needed.   Will serve as first responder to escalated participant situations. For the complete job posting, click here. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@theactioncenterco.org with the subject line Program Support Coordinator.

Shelter Coordinator Part-time -Interested in helping individuals and families experiencing homelessness find their pathway to self-sufficiency?  Interested in part-time work?  Join our team!  The Action Center is looking for energetic, compassionate, and responsible people to work in a unique shelter program.  This 45-60 night stay shelter provides a safe haven for individuals and families experiencing homelessness through program support and case management.  Looking for Shelter Coordinators to support residents staying in the shelter; enforce shelter policy and procedures, maintain records, safeguard resident safety and contribute to the on-going positive environment in the shelter facility. For the complete job posting, click here. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@theactioncenterco.org with the subject line Shelter Coordinator.

Substitute Shelter Coordinator – Interested in helping individuals and families experiencing homelessness find their pathway to self-sufficiency?  Interested in occasional part-time work?  Join our team!  The Action Center is looking for an energetic, compassionate, and responsible person to provide substitute shift work in a unique shelter program.  This 45-60 night stay shelter provides a safe haven for individuals and families experiencing homelessness through program support and case management. For the complete job posting, click here. Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@theactioncenterco.org with the subject line  Substitute Shelter Coordinator.

 

The Action Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Internships – The Action Center has non-paid, for-credit intern learning opportunities available for students seeking undergraduate and graduate degrees in specific fields of learning. Candidates applying for internships must be working with their school’s internship program to be eligible. The intern will be responsible for completing all school requirements and The Action Center agrees to uphold a learning environment with increasing responsibilities and challenges as the semester moves forward.

Current Internships Available Human Resources  |  Information Technology  |  Development  |  Grant Writing  |  Communications

Procedure for Applying – If the internship description matches the need for experience in your field of learning and you are interested in applying, please follow the following steps:
-Contact your school’s internship program to indicate your interest.
-Have the school provide you with their program requirements and sample agreement.
-Forward your school’s program requirements and sample agreement, your resume and a cover letter expressing your interest in which internship position to: interns@theactioncenterco.org.
-Optional: Your school can contact us directly with the same information listed above if it is preferred.